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Celebrating Winnipeg

Generosity of Winnipeggers comes through for our community. More than 600 people came together to celebrate the generosity of Winnipeggers during the 2015 Campaign  – United Way’s 50th campaign – on Wednesday night at the Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention … Continue reading

Giving time to non-profit helps woman grow

Every day Ma Mawi “goes above and beyond” to strengthen community. By Jessica Botelho-Urbanski for the Winnipeg Free Press.  Paying it forward is one of the reasons Nicole Mercer volunteers at the Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre’s community kitchen … Continue reading

Help available for non-profits!

Volunteers are ready to help with projects and events at non-profits. Does your non-profit have a project you’ve been putting off or an event you can use some help with? Volunteers helping through a United Way Day of Caring could … Continue reading

Carbone fires-up more mitts for kids!

A $5 donation buys a pair of quality leather mitts through Valentine’s Day. Carbone Coal Fired Pizza is again helping keep little hands warm in Winnipeg’s frigid weather. Last year they were able to purchase 350 pairs of leather mitts … Continue reading

Helping refugees become new Winnipeggers.

Some incredible generosity from Westcorp will allow arrivals to Winnipeg to start their new lives with beautiful, gently-used furniture and housewares. Westcorp is donating the contents of 34 units at Antares Luxury Suites – the former Place Louis Riel – … Continue reading

GenNext warms 1630 little toes with a Drive-thru Boot Drive.

GenNext Drive-thru Boot Drive warms hearts and toes. Winnipeg showed it cares about kids on Wednesday as dozens of people drove up to the GenNext Drive-thru Boot Drive to support Koats for Kids. 163 pairs of boots were donated—keeping 1630 little … Continue reading